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noun outrage pronunciation in British English /ˈaʊtˌreɪdʒ/
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  1. 1
    [singular/uncountable] a strong feeling of anger and shock at something that you feel is wrong or unfair
    outrage over: There was public outrage over the killings.
    outrage at: Church leaders expressed their shock and outrage at his racist remarks.
    provoke/spark/cause outrage: The scheme sparked outrage among local people.
  2. 2
    [countable] an event or action that makes you feel extremely angry and upset
    This decision is an absolute outrage!


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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